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Little Scientists in the Media

MP Mentions Monash Vale ELC & STEM

Posted on October 2nd, 2018 in the category(s) Little Scientists in the Media

Clare O'Neil

Clare O’Neil MP makes a speech referencing the exceptional learning experiences and educators at Monash Vale Early Learning Centre. She talks about the Little Scientists Early STEM Award and integration of STEM learning at Monash Vale Early Learning Centre. 

Malangenna – People’s choice winner

Posted on September 26th, 2018 in the category(s) Little Scientists in the Media

Early childhood teacher with children

Malangenna Children’s Centre has won the people’s choice award for the Little Scientists STEM competition. Miss Goss said it was great to know that the community had voted for them on a national scale.

Small Scientists Win Big

Posted on September 13th, 2018 in the category(s) Little Scientists in the Media

Beechboro PS award ceremony

AN investigation of water earnt little scientists at Beechboro Christian School a state award. The hands-on approach in the project encouraged the children to engage in sensory experiences which cater so well for young children’s learning…

St Thomas Wins Little Scientists Award

Posted on August 15th, 2018 in the category(s) Little Scientists in the Media

St Thomas preschool accepting Little Scientist book pack

WHEN little Leila found a chrysalis on her grandparents’ farm and took it to preschool, she sparked an award-winning project on butterflies. Yesterday the project won top prize for SA in the Federal Government’s Little Scientists Early STEM Awards.

STEM into STEAM

Posted on March 24th, 2018 in the category(s) Little Scientists in the Media

STEM into STEAM

For more than three years CELA members have found affordable professional development in the burgeoning area of science, technology, engineering and maths [STEM] through an agreement with the Little Scientists organisation. CELA writer Margaret Paton looks at how this training is going and why it’s so important.  

Making Bubbles

Posted on August 7th, 2017 in the category(s) Little Scientists in the Media

Children holding soap bubbles

A key concept of Little Scientists is an inquiry-cycle approach which supports structuring children’s discovery process. To demonstrate how scientific research in an early childhood setting could be done, we take a look at soap bubbles.

News Archive

Posted on June 28th, 2017 in the category(s) Little Scientists in the Media

News articles – Pre July 2017 Following are news articles released prior to July 2017 July 2017  – Care for kids Nov 2016 – Open Forum Feb 2016 – SBS News July 2015 – Nature Magazine: Little Scientists unleashed April 2015 – Educator Connections Insert Autumn 2015 March 2015 – Inspiring Australia Newsletter November 2014…

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